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DEFINITION: A disaster recovery plan (DRP) - sometimes referred to as a business continuity plan (BCP) or business process contingency plan (BPCP) - describes how an organization is to deal with potential disasters. Just as a disaster is an event that makes the continuation of normal functions impossible, a disaster recovery plan consists of the precautions taken so that the effects of a disaster will be minimized  … 
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CIO Strategies for Storage: Modernize Data Protection Practices
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore this game-changing resource to discover the key features of a modernized data protection solution, and how it can benefit your organization.
Posted: 03 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Dell, Inc.

Virtualising Disaster Recovery Using Cloud Computing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: There's no denying the importance of maintaining an effective disaster recovery (DR) strategy in today's business landscape. But what impact do emerging trends like virtualization and cloud computing have on DR operations? This white paper reveals all.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

IBM

How to Protect 500 VMs in 17 Minutes
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper details a solution that can help your management evolve with your increasingly virtual data center.
Posted: 07 Mar 2014 | Published: 08 Mar 2013

Commvault

Maximizing Data Center Uptime with Business Continuity Planning
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper covers the value of protecting your business critical applications with a co-location facility.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Published: 17 Feb 2011

Vision Solutions

Six Data Protection Tips for SMBs
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: Read this exclusive white paper to uncover six game-changing tips for small and midsize organizations to protect critical data, as well as a recovery solution to help tackle downtime and data loss.
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Vision Solutions

Five Disaster Recovery Tips for Small to Midsize Businesses running IBM® i
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper covers five tips for small and mid-sized businesses to follow for a comprehensive disaster recovery plan that can protect their data.
Posted: 25 Feb 2014 | Published: 13 Feb 2013

Vision Solutions

Mastering Disaster Recovery in the Cloud
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper looks at how organizations are turning to Disaster-Recovery-as-a-Service in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. Also learn how to pick the right provider for your organization.
Posted: 25 Feb 2014 | Published: 25 Feb 2014

VMware, Inc.

Managing Data through Replication: Avoiding Errors, Improving Access
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: CIOs and IT entities looking to secure data and ensure its availability during times of emergency could benefit from employing a data replication tool. Learn the ins and outs of data replication with this brief from the Center for Digital Government, and gain insight into how it works, what it offers and it's appeal to IT professionals.
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Dell Software

Meeting Backup and Archive Challenges - Today and Tomorrow
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses the backup and recovery challenges that organizations today face, focusing on how you can overcome common data management and archiving challenges to ensure that, in the event of disaster, your critical data and services are up and running as fast as possible.
Posted: 06 Feb 2014 | Published: 06 Feb 2014

Fujitsu

Disaster Recovery: The Game Has Changed
sponsored by SunGard Availability Services
WHITE PAPER: This expert resource covers the changes that have made disaster recovery that much more challenging and offers managed recovery service providers as a helpful solution.
Posted: 29 Jan 2014 | Published: 29 Jan 2014

SunGard Availability Services

Demand More From Your Data Center Environment
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces a colocation strategy that offers more than just space and power to help you optimize your data center operations, achieve compliant IT security, and more.
Posted: 28 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Iron Mountain

New Data Center Designs Go Underground for Energy Efficiency
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces a service that's changing the data center colocation model by delivering the key capabilities and functions you need to align your data center infrastructure with disaster recovery requirements and fuel success.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 27 Jan 2014

Iron Mountain

Breakthrough Replication Solution to Eliminate Disaster Recovery Risks
sponsored by HP and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Explore this exclusive white paper to find out about HP's latest and greatest replication solution which addresses the challenges data growth presents, while promising superior disaster recovery.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

HP and Intel®

Data Protection and Recovery Assurance for Virtual and Cloud Environments
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WHITE PAPER: Read through this informative white paper to find out how you can find an effective and affordable data protection and recovery strategy.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 27 Jan 2014

PHD Virtual

PHD Virtual Backup and Replication vs. Veeam Backup and Replication
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive white paper for a comparison of two popular backup and replication products, both of which have been designed specifically to build a reliable backup and disaster recovery for your virtualized infrastructure.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

PHD Virtual

Add Disaster Recovery Assurance and Subtract the Cost and Risk
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at this exclusive white paper to find out how this solution built for your virtual environments can help you recover from a disaster.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

PHD Virtual

PHD Virtual is Changing the Game in Backup, Restore and Disaster Recovery
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WHITE PAPER: Check out this exclusive resource to find out about one vendor's three disaster recovery and backup solutions, specifically designed to support virtual machines and cloud-based environments.
Posted: 22 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

PHD Virtual

Achieve business continuity and keep people productive with remote access
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses an approach to business continuity that leverages multiple virtualization technologies to provide the flexible mobile and remote access needed to keep the workforce connected to the critical apps and data they depend on.
Posted: 07 Jan 2014 | Published: 07 Jan 2014

Citrix

Symantec NetBackup™ Appliances: Key Factors in Modernizing Backup and Recovery
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Disasters strike without warning, so shouldn't your data protection solutions always be up to par? Explore this resource to find out the advantages of backup solution models, key requirements for solution offerings and cost-effective solutions.
Posted: 27 Dec 2013 | Published: 27 Dec 2013

Symantec Corporation

Flexibly Align Data Protection to different SLAs
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper discusses a data backup tool that can flexibly align data protection to different service level agreements (SLAs) to enhance your data protection environment and ensure speedy recovery when disaster inevitably strikes.
Posted: 27 Nov 2013 | Published: 27 Nov 2013

Fujitsu

Minimize Downtime With a Disaster-Resilient Architecture
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a backup and recovery solution that helps software-based backup data protection infrastructures reach previously unknown service levels.
Posted: 27 Nov 2013 | Published: 27 Nov 2013

Fujitsu

A Practical Disaster Recovery Protection Tool
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a set of disk-based backup solutions that use data deduplication technology to reduce the disk capacity required to store backup data by 90%, making WAN-based replication a practical DR protection tool.
Posted: 26 Nov 2013 | Published: 26 Nov 2013

Fujitsu

Enterprise Resiliency & Application Recovery
sponsored by SunGard Availability Services
WHITE PAPER: When disaster strikes, your IT information and data is compromised. This side-by-side case study outlines how East Coast University and a medical center in NYC helped weather hurricane sandy and maintain IT availability.
Posted: 26 Nov 2013 | Published: 26 Nov 2013

SunGard Availability Services

Understanding the Ins-and-Outs of IT Disaster Recovery Management
sponsored by SunGard Availability Services
WHITE PAPER: This crucial white paper examines what elements are critical in constructing comprehensive DR strategy, detailing the three components crucial to success: backup hardware, software, and the surrounding programs.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

SunGard Availability Services

What You Need to Know about Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This eBook explores what it takes to ensure you're in the best position to bounce back should disaster strike.
Posted: 15 Oct 2013 | Published: 15 Oct 2013

Iron Mountain
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DISASTER PLANNING DEFINITION (continued): …  and the organization will be able to either maintain or quickly resume mission-critical functions. Typically, disaster recovery planning involves an analysis of business processes and continuity needs; it may also include a significant focus on disaster prevention.Ask your questions about disaster recovery at ITKnowledgeExchange.comDisaster recovery is becoming an increasingly important aspect of enterprise computing. As devices, systems, and networks become ever more complex, there are simply more things that can go wrong. As a consequence, recovery plans have also become more complex. According … 
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